Before we get to know about the phenomenon, let us know ourselves that what is HIV or AIDS?
Overview of HIV or AIDS
HIV is a term which if not treated well then the AIDS could occur. HIV is abbreviated for Human Immunodeficiency Virus. AIDS is Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome. In the areas of the US, this disease is caused by the following common points, like:
- Sexual patterns & the behaviors
- Exchange of the needle
- Use of already used syringes
How Actually HIV or AIDS Spread?
This is usually spread by the following fluids from the person suffering from this disease & also occurs when you come in contact with that person directly. These common fluids are as follows:
- Breast milk
- Vaginal fluids
- Semen or pre-semen fluid
- Rectal fluids
The above-described fluids when comes in contact directly with the mucous membrane or those tissues that are already damaged or might be when injected directly in the blood streams using a syringe or the needle, then there are more chances for the developing of this virus. Mucous membranes are usually found in the following:
- Rectum mouth
Is Saliva Exchange Also A Cause?
It has been estimated that this is not the actual cause of the AIDS but the main have been described above. Saliva may contain the small traces of such virus but these are not much enough to infect the next person. In case, if you are having the sore throat, bleeding from the gums & the teeth or you may bite the tongue. There are usually 0.01% o the chances that in such cases the kissing may cause the positive HIV. This case is very negligible but it happens so.